RPC VI, 8805 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 8805 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Galilaea
City Sepphoris Diocaesarea
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Elagabalus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡ [...] ΔΙΟΚΑΙ
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns, wreath in pediment, within which Zeus seated on throne, left, holding long sceptre and thunderbolt(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference Sofaer 18–9
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     IMJ Sofaer 18
2 2     IMJ Sofaer 19
3 3     ✸ Münzen & Medaillen GmbH (DE), Auction 18, Oct. 2005, lot 1636